Building Inspections Department

The Building Inspections Department regulates the design, construction, quality of materials used, locations, use occupancy, maintenance of all buildings and structure within the city.

The staff is responsible for enforcing the city's:
  • Building codes
  • Plumbing codes
  • Mechanical and electrical codes
  • Permits for the erection of buildings, signs, swimming pools, and the demolition of buildings
New Sign Ordinance
City Council adopted Sign Ordinance No. 2013-514 on August 27, 2013. Construction or placement of signs must meet the requirements and obtain a permit from the Building Inspections Department.  

The Building Inspections Department is located on the 2nd floor in the Government Center, 285 Uptown Blvd.